Washburn beats Rockhurst 76-72 in home opener

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Washburn men's basketball made sure it sent its fans home happy in its home opener.

The Ichabods edged Rockhurst 76-72. They are now 2-1 on the season.

David Salach came up clutch in a tight game. He had two blocks in a 10-second span in the final 29 seconds of the contest to hold off Rockhurst.

Next, Washburn will host Truman State on Nov. 20.